Date: 11/10/17 7:41 am
From: Jerry McWilliams <0000001b5c226889-dmarc-request...>
Subject: Erie County waterbird count for Nov. 10, 2017
Location: Sunset Point,Presque Isle State Park
Date: November 10, 2017
Time: 0650 to 0920
Weather: Cloudy becomingmostly cloudy , temp. 30 F, NNW wind to 25 mph, waves five to six feet. Occasional light snow showers.
Comments: Visibility wasa problem with birds flying low since the lake temperature was 55 F and the airtemperature was 30 F creating heat waves. There was a modest west movement of Common Loons and Red-breastedMergansers, with a lighter movement of other species. Highlight was three Red-necked Grebes movingwest just offshore.

Waterbirds recorded:

American Wigeon 4
American Black Duck 12
Mallard 7
Lesser Scaup 206
White-winged Scoter 2
Surf/Black scoter 6
Buffflehead 58
Common Goldeneye 18
Red-breastedMerganser 1446
Red-throated Loon 1
Common Loon 111
Horned Grebe 1
RED-NECKED GREBE 3
Dunlin 1

Jerry McWilliams
Erie, Erie County, Pa.
<jerrymcw...>
 
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